Statistics from QNB Stars League Week 12


The QNB Stars League’s Week 12, that marked the start of second leg of 2018-19 season’s second leg, witnessed many interesting statistics and figures, according to STATS, the official statistics and figures provider for the QNB Stars League.


A total of 21 goals were scored with an average of 3.50 goals per game.

Al Sadd recorded the highest margin of victory (7-1 over Al Kharaitiyat).

Al Arabi defeated Al Khor 1-0 for the lowest margin of victory.

One match ended in a draw when Al Ahli held Al Rayyan 1-1.

Two matches ended with same result. Al Gharafa beat Qatar SC 2-0 and Al Sailiya defeated Umm Salal 2-0.

Al Duhail beat Al Shahania 5-1 in the other game.

Two goals from outside the box

Two of the 21 goals were scored from outside the box.

Shots, passes and dribbles

The total number of shots was 178, of which 65 were on target.

The average passes per game reached 513.2, of which 423.5 were successful.

The average dribbles per game was 12.4.

Penalty kicks

Two penalties were awarded and both were converted, by Al Gharafa’s Wesley Sneijder against Qatar SC and Al Sadd’s Akram Afif against Al Kharaitiyat.

Yellow and red cards

The number of yellow cards was 13.

Three red cards were given, to Al Gharafa’s Wesley Sneijder, Al Sailiya’s Rachid Tiberkanine and Umm Salal’s Atef Mohammed.

Top scorer

Al Sadd’s Baghdad Bounedjah and Al Duhail’s Yousef El Arabi both scored a hat-trick against Al Kharaitiyat and Al Shahania respectively to be the top scorers of the week with three goals.

The following are the top 10 scorers

Baghdad Bounedjah (Al Sadd) — 19 goals

Yousef El Arabi (Al Duhail) — 14 goals

Akram Afif (Al Sadd) — 11 goals

Abdulqadir Ilyas (Al Sailiya) — 10 goals

Rachid Tiberkanine (Al Sailiya) — 10 goals

Yannick Sagbo (Umm Salal) — 8 goals

Nam Tae-Hee (Al Duhail) — 7 goals

Wesley Sneijder (Al Gharafa) — 6 goals

Mehdi Taremi (Al Gharafa) — 5 goals

Mohsine Moutaouali (Al Ahli) — 5 goals